Aida Valencia is an innovative visual artist born in San Diego and raised in Tijuana with a bicultural tendency. Her sculptures are characterized by the use of intense colors reflecting her Mexican roots in a contemporary form. Her life size works are full of color and movement. Aida uses copper, iron, glass, marble, semi-precious stones and recyclable materials.
Aida's works have been exhibited internationally and she has been the recipient of several awards, including The Society of American Mosaic Artists (SAMA) 2008 Contemporary Mosaic Exhibition’s First Place award for her sculpture, “Imagination and Magic."